June 8, 2017

Renting vs. Buying

Have you ever thought, "I wonder if now is a good time to rent?". No, I am sorry it is not! It never is a good time to rent! Rents have steadily increased throughout the years, and does not seem to be slowing down. Did you also know that buying ...

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May 23, 2017

Is Your Credit Keeping You From Buying a House?

The three major credit reporting agencies, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion are revisiting their systems of how they report Tax Liens and Judgments. According to the Wall Street Journal, starting July 1st 2017, the three credit reporting agencies will be removing tax liens as well as civil judgments from the reports ...

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Dec. 27, 2016

Hope You Had A Joyous and Happy Holiday Season! 2017 Here We Come!

The holidays are almost over with New Year’s just around the corner. I hope that you had a wonderful time and surrounded yourself with those you love. The holiday season can be a stressful time but always remember that being around family and friends is the best gift at all ...

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Dec. 16, 2016

Say Goodbye to those Low Mortgage Interest Rates!

The Federal Reserve finally raised interest rates this past week, something that we have been anticipating for a few years. Many of you are wondering how does this affect me when buying a home? Well, there is a lot of misunderstanding regarding how the Fed interest rate affects homebuyers. First ...
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Dec. 2, 2016

Phoenix will be the #1 housing market in 2017

Phoenix has always been a unique city. It’s large in size but keeps a community, family feel in each of its neighborhoods. Each neighborhood has its own unique characteristics allowing the city to become home those with an array of lifestyles. Whether it’s a condo in a high rise, townhome ...

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Nov. 22, 2016

Is Your Dated Kitchen the Reason Your Home Won't Sell?

When it comes to home buyers, there are a few deal-breakers. While deal-breakers can vary from one home buyer to the next, we do know a few things that can make a home buyer go from wanting to sign on the dotted line to running out of your home.

That ...

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Nov. 15, 2016

How President-Elect Donald Trump is Affecting Mortgage Interest Rates

Now that things have settled a little bit since the election, we have an idea about how Trump’s victory will have an impact economically. 

Current Rates

The estimates below are based on someone with a credit score of 740.

FHA 30 year fixed: 3.75% - 3.875%

Conventional Financing ...

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Nov. 8, 2016

The Time to List is Now!

Recent National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports are indicating that now is a great time to sell! We all know the basics - it is best to sell when supply is low and demand is high - and the recent NAR reports indicate just that. Taking a look at the Pending Home Sales ...

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Oct. 31, 2016

Monthly Market Update

As we close out the month of October and usher in November, it's time to take a look at how the pricing across the valley has been behaving.

Predictions vs Reality

The Cromford Report predicted that we would be seeing a price per square foot ($/sqft) of $139.37 ...

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Oct. 24, 2016

Will Waiting To Buy Cost You More Money?

The difference in cost for buying vs renting is consistently at the forefront of decision making when it comes to housing decisions. Thanks to a few info graphics, we can see just how much you can save each year and dispel the common misconception that it is cheaper to rent ...

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